I have used Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman as a case study for cell phone interception in my classes for several years. Only now do I have the full story of how the world’s most notorious drug trafficker was brought down due to his reliance on electronic communications. If you have an interest in how government agencies exploit cell phone activity you should read Hunting El Chapo by Andrew Hogan. The technical specifics are dated but the concepts, like link and network…
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E078: OnlyKey by CrytoTrust This week we talk with CryptoTrust founder Tim Steiner about the OnlyKey USB device.
Note: This is a guest post from my friend Scrappy. We’ve met in person a couple of times and he has really impressed me with his dedication to privacy, and pushing the limits of Privacy.com. He wanted to share some of his experiences and I am very appreciative. Ever since I listened to Episode 15 of the Complete Privacy & Security (CPS) Podcast I have been hooked on private payments. For those of you that are new to the privacy…
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E077: This Week In Privacy Questions This week we answer six listener questions and tackle an important new Offense/Defense.
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E076: Huge Sudo Updates from Steve Shillingford This week, Anonyome Labs CEO Steve Shillingford co-hosts to discuss all things related to MySudo.
Achieving comprehensive personal privacy is a complicated goal involving a lot of complex, discrete steps. On this blog I (and on the podcast we) spend a lot of time focusing on the highly specific, individual steps. Often we fail to provide a lot of context for why we’re doing them, or how they fit into the bigger picture. This was called to my attention recently when an old friend contacted me. He has a legitimate safety reason to wish to…
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E075: A Conversation With the EFF This week we sit down with the EFF to discuss secure messaging considerations.
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E074: The Consequences of Leaving Facebook This week, Aaron Frankel from In The Rabbit Hole joins us to explain his experiences while moving his business away from Facebook.
This post will examine and explain the Mul-T-Lock high security lock. Besides the Medeco, this is one of the most popular high-security locks on the US market. If you live in a major metropolitan area in North American, you probably walk by these on a daily basis. If you’re looking to improve the lock on your home, you could do a lot worse than one of these.
Complete Privacy & Security Podcast E073: This Week in Privacy This week we discuss Facebook’s latest privacy issues, Microsoft censoring your communication, Google tracking, the latest Offense/Defense, and listener questions.